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NYSE:BKUBankUnited Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.12 (-0.75 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.88
50-Day Range
MA: $17.83
52-Week Range
Now: $15.88
Volume1.50 million shs
Average Volume1.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.47 billion
P/E Ratio7.35
Dividend Yield5.79%
BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Its loans portfolio includes small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leases, term loans, formula-based loans, municipal and non-profit loans and leases, commercial and residential mortgage warehouse lines of credit, letters of credit, and consumer loans, as well as purchases performing residential loans. The company also offers ATMs, integrated online, mobile, and telephone banking services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated through a network of 85 branches located in 14 Florida counties; and 5 banking centers in the New York metropolitan area. The company was formerly known as BU Financial Corporation. BankUnited, Inc. is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.71 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.43 billion
Cash Flow$3.67 per share
Book Value$31.40 per share


Net Income$313.10 million


Market Cap$1.47 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)

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BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BankUnited's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BankUnited's stock was trading at $25.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BKU stock has decreased by 37.4% and is now trading at $15.88. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BankUnited?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for BankUnited.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for BankUnited.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The financial services provider reported ($0.33) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.89. The financial services provider had revenue of $203.87 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $216.72 million. BankUnited had a net margin of 15.57% and a return on equity of 7.67%. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.65 EPS. View BankUnited's earnings history.

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.23 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 13th. This is an increase from BankUnited's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. View BankUnited's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for BankUnited's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate BankUnited's stock price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 88.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BKU stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutBankUnited.

Are investors shorting BankUnited?

BankUnited saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,430,000 shares, an increase of 10.9% from the March 31st total of 1,290,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,000,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.4 days. Currently, 1.6% of the company's stock are sold short. View BankUnited's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Citigroup (C), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Boeing (BA), Bank of America (BAC), General Motors (GM), IBM (IBM), Intel (INTC) and Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.46%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.87%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (4.54%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.72%), Wellington Management Group LLP (3.61%) and Jennison Associates LLC (2.91%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Jay D Richards, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View institutional ownership trends for BankUnited.

Which major investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, State Street Corp, First Financial Bank Trust Division, and Aristotle Capital Boston LLC. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Douglas J Pauls, Jay D Richards, and Rajinder P Singh. View insider buying and selling activity for BankUnited.

Which major investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., Wellington Management Group LLP, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Advisory Research Inc., and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo, and William S Rubenstein. View insider buying and selling activity for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.88.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion and generates $1.43 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $313.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.13 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,511 workers across the globe.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is www.bankunited.com.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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